Mumbai Income Tax Deputy Commissioner arrested in bribery case

WION Web Team Mumbai, Maharashtra, India Sep 22, 2017, 01.09 PM(IST)

Sources in the agency identified the arrested officer as Jaipal Swamy. Photograph:( ANI )

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Jaipal Swamy and two other persons have been arrested for taking an alleged bribery case of Rs three crore

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday arrested a Deputy Commissioner of Income Tax in Mumbai for allegedly taking a bribe of Rs three crore.

The arrested officer has been identified as Jaipal Swamy, sources in the CBI told PTI.

Two other persons have also been arrested in the case, a spokesperson for the investigating agency said, adding that searches were going on.